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Re: What kinda mounted GPS unit should I buy?

Originally Posted by SanderO View Post
If your need is basic... see your boat on a chart, plus a few more features... a hand held device works. Fixed mount plotters are MFDs and display, juggle/compute way more data... and the user interface is often better on fixed mount MFDs.
No question an MFD is preferred. I would guess an MFD with all the fixings would cost upwards of $10k? I purchased a used Garmin 76 for about $100, maybe $200 after maps were purchased.

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